Barbara Movie

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Who's Involved:

Nina Hoss, Rainer Bock, Christian Petzold, Ronald Zehrfeld

Release Date:

Friday, December 21, 2012 (Limited)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 1 hr, 45 m

Plot: What's the story about?

East Germany, 1980. Barbara is a talented young doctor who has applied for an exit visa from the GDR and, as punishment, has been transferred from her prestigious post in Berlin to a small pediatric hospital in the country. Even though she is constantly aware of the very real shadowy presence of, and overwhelming numbers of, Stasi officers chronicling her every move, every waking hour, she arrives at her new post having already planned a series of dangerous assignations with her lover, with whom she plans to escape to the West, to Poland.

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Crew: Who's making Barbara

A look at the Barbara behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Christian Petzold last directed Transit and Jerichow.



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Production: What we know about Barbara

Filming Timeline

On or about December 31, 1969, the film was in Completed status.

Barbara Release Date: When was it released?

Barbara was released in 2012 on Friday, December 21, 2012 (Limited release). There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including Jack Reacher, THIS IS 40 and The Impossible.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

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